Dale Herman Musselman, 87, of East Peoria, IL, passed away peacefully at 12:05 pm on Thursday, September 2, 2021, at his residence.
On September 8, 1933, he was born in Peoria, IL, to Herman J. and Frances (Treharn) Musselman. He married his high-school sweetheart, Nancy Linn, on July 4, 1952.
His wife survives him: Nancy Musselman of East Peoria, IL; children: Kenneth (Holly) Musselman of Morton, IL; Brenda (Glenn) Rosser of Galena, MO; Randall (Kimberly) Musselman of Colorado Springs, CO; Timothy (Doreen) Musselman of Germantown Hills, IL; and Robert (Rhonda) Musselman of Washington, IL; as well as thirteen grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Dale was a truck driver for 30 years and a member of Teamsters Union 627. In addition to his love and devotion to his family, he also enjoyed playing bluegrass guitar and a variety of other stringed instruments.
Cremation rites have been accorded. No services will be held. Dale's ashes will be placed in his "Memorial Bench," located in Fondulac Township Cemetery in East Peoria. Affordable Funeral & Cremation Services of Central Illinois is assisting with arrangements. To share a memory or to leave a condolence for his family, please visit www.peoriafuneral.com.
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